Sixth Form: A Stepping Stone to Success

Throughout a student’s academic career, there are a number of key transitions; jumping from primary to secondary school is often considered the most significant change with the move to university following close behind. Whilst the two intermittent college years may seem like a mere stepping stone to higher education, making ...

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World of Work

At the end of each academic year, hundreds of thousands of students receive their GCSE and A Level results and exit the school gates for the last time. Many go on to further education or training and others enter straight into the World of Work. Having studied hard for their ...

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A new way of thinking

Changes in how pupils are assessed The new national curriculum introduced in September 2014 has led to a change in the assessment of pupils in primary and secondary schools. The previous system, when children were assessed using ‘levels’, was considered outdated, difficult for parents to understand, and the Department for Education ...

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How to make your entry unforgettable

With the deadline for entries fast approaching and the fourth annual Educate Awards only months away, we caught up with the judging panel to give you some handy tips when filling out that all important entry form. The third annual Educate Awards took place in Liverpool Cathedral last November as schools ...

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